The Classic Ballet, Basic Technique and Terminology

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Knopf, 1952 - Ballet - 243 pages
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The classic ballet: basic technique and terminology

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Kirstein, director of the School of American Ballet, here provides a heavily illustrated guide to dance moves. A good step for libraries. Read full review

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Kirstein was one of the founders of the School of American Ballet along with George Balanchine. After debuting in 1952, this volume quickly became a standard in the field. The text and roughly 800 ... Read full review

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HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT by Lincoln Kirstein pages 317
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BASIC TECHNIQUE AND TERMINOLOGY by Muriel Stuart
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